UAE-backed force in Aden arrests local official close to Saudi Arabia 

20 February 2020
UAE-backed force in Aden arrests local official close to Saudi Arabia 
عدن نيوز – Aden News :

Local sources said that a force affiliated with the UAE-backed “Southern Transitional Council” stormed the house of a leader close to Saudi Arabia yesterday, Wednesday, in the Qaloua neighborhood, west of Aden.

The sources added that the force raided late Wednesday, the house of Muhammad Tahir, a member of the local council and head of the overdue salary payment committee, which is a center of the Southern Transitional Council and of leaders loyal to Abu Dhabi.

According to the sources, Taher was arrested and taken to a security headquarters west of the temporary capital.

The sources did not provide additional details about the case and its motives.